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Compound Summary for: CID 17358

Sulfur Hexafluoride

Also known as: Elegas; Sulphur hexafluoride; 2551-62-4; SonoVue; sulfur(VI) fluoride; Sulfur fluoride (SF6), (OC-6-11)-; UNII-WS7LR3I1D6; HSDB 825
Molecular Formula: F6S   Molecular Weight: 146.055419   InChIKey: SFZCNBIFKDRMGX-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Sulfur hexafluoride. An inert gas used mainly as a test gas in respiratory physiology. Other uses include its injection in vitreoretinal surgery to restore the vitreous chamber and as a tracer in monitoring the dispersion and deposition of air pollutants.   From: MeSH
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